San Diego Maternity-Newborn Photographer and Baby Whisperer

Newborn Baby Photographer San Diego

My name is Kristen of Kristen Marie Imagery. I am a San Diego photographer based in  Carlsbad, California specializing in newborn photography, maternity photography and baby photography (including Milestone and Cake Smash sessions). I love photographing golden light, soft, neutral colors and the beauty and grace of creating images celebrating new life.

Why invest in a newborn photography session with me? 

You are here because you know the value of a photograph. You want every little detail of your precious newborn captured forever in beautiful portraits that will will cherish throughout the years. When choosing me to photograph your baby, you will choosing a full time, experienced professional who will safely and expertly handle your new baby. I have invested an incredible amount in education in posing and lighting, equipment and beautiful handmade props/textures/bonnets to craft beautiful portraits of your newborn. My sessions are relaxed and fun! Keeping baby (and you!) happy and comfortable in my number one priority. 

As an early childhood educational specialist, my early passion has been working with babies, small children and families. Therefore, choosing newborn photography to specialize in was an easy choice for me. Investing in a photography session with me ensures that you will have beautiful portraits of your baby taken in a safe and nurturing environment. I am a firm believer in respecting each child (no matter how small) as a unique individual with needs that are meant to be honored. I love getting to know each infant and I listen to them in each session to make sure they are comfortable and secure.

I am an all-inclusive photographer, meaning there are no extra charges for digital images and printing rights are included in every collection so you can print and share your photos as much as your heart desires. I offer a variety of newborn baby and portrait collections to meet different price points as well as to provide flexibility so you can receive exactly what you would like out of your photo session.  I also offer prints and products such as birth announcements, gorgeous custom albums, and heirloom boxes with prints to preserve your memories.

Customized Newborn and Maternity Photo Sessions

I love to customize each session to meet the needs and desires of each family. For each session, I will send over a questionnaire. We will go over colors, props, locations and the overall feel you would like to experience and see in your photos.

What I love about being a maternity and a newborn baby photographer is it allows me to develop lasting relationships throughout the years. This makes each session more then just a job- it is a chance to share in the lives of my families and watch their babies grow!  My clients often return to me to for milestone and cake smash sessions, as well as family portraits and even subsequent pregnancy announcements and maternity sessions. I know you have your choice of San Diego family photographers, so I feel honored each time parents choose me to share in these special moments.

We booked a maternity shoot (and future newborn session) with Kristen. It was incredible how quickly she made us feel comfortable and relaxed so the photos came out BEAUTIFULLY! She is quite talented and we would recommend her to anyone wanting these types of photos. I can’t wait to share them online and later take the newborn photos. Thank you so much Kristen!!
— Amy P.

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